Workplace Safety Training

Welding Training: Safety & Health Protections

Welding Training: Safety & Health Protections is designed to teach workers directly involved in the welding process how to stay safe. Specifically, it covers activities that must be completed before welding can begin, how to prevent and protect against fire, and precautions one should take to protect themselves against health and safety hazards.

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Welding, cutting, and brazing are hazardous activities that pose a unique combination of both safety and health risks to more than 500,000 workers in a wide variety of industries. The risk from fatal injuries alone is more than four deaths per thousand workers over a working lifetime. Health hazards from welding include exposures to metal fumes and to ultraviolet (UV) radiation. Safety hazards include burns, eye damage, electric shock, and hearing loss. Many of these can be controlled with proper work practices and personal protective equipment (PPE).

This course is designed to teach workers directly involved in the welding process how to stay safe. Specifically, it covers activities that must be completed before welding can begin, how to prevent and protect against fire, and precautions one should take to protect themselves against health and safety hazards.

After this welding training online course, learners will be able to:

  • Identify where and how welding is permitted
  • Prepare a welding area to protect against fires
  • Explain how to protect themselves from welding hazards

This Welding Safety Training covers the following topics:

Introduction to Welding

  • Types of Welding
  • Welding Areas
  • Roles & Responsibilities

Fire Prevention & Worker Protection

  • Preparing the Area for Welding
  • Confined Spaces
  • General Safety Precautions
  • Protection from Welding Hazards

Health Protection and Ventilation

  • Contamination
  • Hazard Communication
  • Ventilation for General Welding

 

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